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35 Great Quotes By Chris Paul That Will Inspire You To Strive Hard

Famous As: One of the Greatest Point Guards of All Time
Born On: May 6, 1985
Born In: Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States
Age: 37 Years

Chris Paul is an American professional basketball player. He plays the point guard position for the ‘Phoenix Suns,’ in the ‘National Basketball Association (NBA).’ He has won a number of awards and accolades, including two Olympic Gold Medals, ‘NBA All-Star Game Most Valuable Player Award,’ and ‘NBA Rookie of The Year Award.’ He has made it to nine ‘All-NBA’ teams, nine ‘NBA All-Defensive’ teams and eleven ‘NBA All-Star’ teams. Have a look at some quotes by Chris Paul on basketball, leadership, dreams, perseverance, chance, exercise, hatred, distance, winning, team, responsibility, people, country, life, culture, time, money, love, happiness, etc.

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I play basketball to win a championship. That championship is everything to me. And thats what gets people to buy in to your brand - being a winner.

I play basketball to win a championship. That championship is everything to me. And thats what gets people to buy in to your brand - being a winner.

Chris Paul
I need energy every day. Whether I'm leaving home and going to practice or getting in the car with my two kids to take my son to school - I need all the energy I can get.

I need energy every day. Whether I'm leaving home and going to practice or getting in the car with my two kids to take my son to school - I need all the energy I can get.

Chris Paul
I have a Dominique Wilkins Hawks jersey that I still wear. That's probably my favorite one. What's funny is that I spend all this time collecting jerseys, and now people are out there collecting mine.

I have a Dominique Wilkins Hawks jersey that I still wear. That's probably my favorite one. What's funny is that I spend all this time collecting jerseys, and now people are out there collecting mine.

Chris Paul
Whatever I have to do to help us win, I'll do.

Whatever I have to do to help us win, I'll do.

Chris Paul
What I really try to do is take different pages out of different players books.

What I really try to do is take different pages out of different players books.

Chris Paul
The least amount of buttons [in suit], the better. If you have to go with three, you can go three. But all that eight-button stuff? Nuh-uh, not a fan.

The least amount of buttons [in suit], the better. If you have to go with three, you can go three. But all that eight-button stuff? Nuh-uh, not a fan.

Chris Paul
One of the things you learn when you go overseas is how much a lot of the countries overseas really just like to enjoy life.

One of the things you learn when you go overseas is how much a lot of the countries overseas really just like to enjoy life.

Chris Paul
Keep practicing. Never let someone tell you you're too small or too slow.

Keep practicing. Never let someone tell you you're too small or too slow.

Chris Paul
It's a business now. But you still have little butterflies in your stomach before every game.

It's a business now. But you still have little butterflies in your stomach before every game.

Chris Paul
I'm not much into anything too flashy.

I'm not much into anything too flashy.

Chris Paul
I was always into sports games. Never really played anything else. I grew up on games like Madden and NBA Jam.

I was always into sports games. Never really played anything else. I grew up on games like Madden and NBA Jam.

Chris Paul
I trust my wife more than I trust myself.

I trust my wife more than I trust myself.

Chris Paul
I hate losing more than I like winning

I hate losing more than I like winning

Chris Paul
I had never been to Oklahoma City before. I had no clue. Just heard there were a lot of tornadoes.

I had never been to Oklahoma City before. I had no clue. Just heard there were a lot of tornadoes.

Chris Paul
I grew up on games like Madden and NBA Jam, then moved on to NFL 2K on Dreamcast. The game I really loved was Virtua Tennis.

I grew up on games like Madden and NBA Jam, then moved on to NFL 2K on Dreamcast. The game I really loved was Virtua Tennis.

Chris Paul
I can dunk! I can dunk, and not just in NBA Live.

I can dunk! I can dunk, and not just in NBA Live.

Chris Paul
I always tell D-West, 'We're the leaders on the team, and if we go down, we've got to go down shooting.'

I always tell D-West, 'We're the leaders on the team, and if we go down, we've got to go down shooting.'

Chris Paul
Exercise and good nutrition helped make me what I am today and are critical in allowing me stay on top of my game.

Exercise and good nutrition helped make me what I am today and are critical in allowing me stay on top of my game.

Chris Paul
I always have said that the most valuable thing I have isn't money; it's my time.

I always have said that the most valuable thing I have isn't money; it's my time.

Chris Paul
Family was real important in putting me on my path. I'm so blessed to come from a home with a mother and a father.

Family was real important in putting me on my path. I'm so blessed to come from a home with a mother and a father.

Chris Paul
Every now and then you're going to get beaten, but we work hard.

Every now and then you're going to get beaten, but we work hard.

Chris Paul
Even today a lot of people know me because of my grandfather.

Even today a lot of people know me because of my grandfather.

Chris Paul
Being close ain't good enough.

Being close ain't good enough.

Chris Paul
Sometimes the fans are too nice.

Sometimes the fans are too nice.

Chris Paul
People have said I have a Napoleon complex. But I've always had to fight for everything that I have.

People have said I have a Napoleon complex. But I've always had to fight for everything that I have.

Chris Paul
No matter where you put me, I don't care if it is North Carolina, Florida, California, New York City; I'm going to be who I am.

No matter where you put me, I don't care if it is North Carolina, Florida, California, New York City; I'm going to be who I am.

Chris Paul
If my son is happy, then I am happy.

If my son is happy, then I am happy.

Chris Paul
I've been a winner my whole life.

I've been a winner my whole life.

Chris Paul
I've always been vertically challenged. I never grew at all until my junior year of high school-if you call that growing.

I've always been vertically challenged. I never grew at all until my junior year of high school-if you call that growing.

Chris Paul
Ive been fortunate to be short my entire life. Theres only one position Ive ever had to play, and thats point guard. So Ive always had to be that leader. And that was my job: you know, to talk.

Ive been fortunate to be short my entire life. Theres only one position Ive ever had to play, and thats point guard. So Ive always had to be that leader. And that was my job: you know, to talk.

Chris Paul
I try to penetrate the lane like Steve Nash, pass like Jason Kidd, and handle the ball like Allen Iverson. Remember, I said 'try to'.

I try to penetrate the lane like Steve Nash, pass like Jason Kidd, and handle the ball like Allen Iverson. Remember, I said 'try to'.

Chris Paul
For me, it's all about who you are. Some athletes may feel a responsibility. Some may not. One thing I've talked with my family and team about is doing more. Trying to make an impact.

For me, it's all about who you are. Some athletes may feel a responsibility. Some may not. One thing I've talked with my family and team about is doing more. Trying to make an impact.

Chris Paul
For me, hip-hop culture is involved in everything - it's in me, in who I am, in how I dress, how I talk. It's in my son and my wife.

For me, hip-hop culture is involved in everything - it's in me, in who I am, in how I dress, how I talk. It's in my son and my wife.

Chris Paul

Being from North Carolina, it's kind of slow-paced. There's not too much going on there, whereas in New Orleans, there's always something going on. I just love all the people, going out to dinner and enjoying anything I want.

Chris Paul

I love Polo. I have a lot of Ralph Lauren suits. I got Dolce, I got a little bit of everything. And my favorite thing about Ralph Lauren is that he puts the number three on a lot of his clothes, so I feel like it's meant for me.

Chris Paul